Twentieth Century Sailing Ships

Ships log books, supporting documentation for operation and maintenance, records of schooners.

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The Ocean Waif

The Ocean Waif

March 4th, 2015

Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library Collection 24

The collection contains documents from the operation of a 20th century schooner.

Description: Contains early history, and operation [...]

George Billings, 5-Masted Schooner

George Billings, 5-Masted Schooner

March 4th, 2015

Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library Collection 21

The collection contains documents of the GEORGE BILLINGS, a 5-masted schooner.

Abstract: The George Billings collection contains sh[...]

William H. Smith, 5-Masted Schooner

William H. Smith, 5-Masted Schooner

March 4th, 2015

Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library Collection 27

The collection describes a working schooner in the Pacific coast trade of the 1920s and 1930s.

Description: This collection captur[...]